16th Annual - Who, What, When...

BETSY ARMSTRONG

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM             CANCELLED

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15 – 3:00 PM              CANCELLED

 

JANET BLOCH

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM              Panel: Creating an Effective Portfolio

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM             Gallery Chat – Perspectives from a Juror

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM                 One-On-One Mentoring

 

CATHERINE BORZYM

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable discussion: Online Outlets for Creatives

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            Panel: Diversified Life

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM                Roundtable discussion: Branding

LIZZIE BRACKEN

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM              Panel: Diversified Life

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM             Roundtable discussion: Scenic Design

 

THERESA BROOKS

Friday             Session1        2:30-3:30 PM              Panel: Freelance

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM              My Life in Music

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable discussion: What agencies look for in freelance

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YURI CATALDO

Friday             Session1        2:30-3:30 PM               Shift Happens – Overcoming Fear

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM               Panel: Finding & Working with Clients

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM             Panel: Faculty Best Practices

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable: Independent Film

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            Panel: 1st Steps in Starting an Artistic Business

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM                One-On-One Mentoring     

 

MARGI COLE

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM          My Life in Dance

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM              Panel: Auditions w/ Mock Audition Opportunity

 

NORM COWIE

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM          My Life as an Author

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM              Roundtable discussion: Publishing Options

Saturday        Closing                       3:10-4:00 PM              Mini Top Tips Keynote

 

LINDA ESSIG

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            Faculty Panel: State of Arts Entrepreneurship

 

CRAIG FERGUSON

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM              Panel: 1st Steps for Starting an Artistic Business

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM              Panel: Finding & Working with Clients

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable discussion: Getting Music into TV & Film

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            Panel: Freelance

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM            DIY Professional

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM                One-On-One Mentoring

 

KATHRYN FITZGERALD

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM              Panel: Contracts & Gigs

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM               Roundtable discussion: Branding for Performing Arts

 

MOLLY FLANAGAN

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable discussion: Non-Profits

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-2:45 PM                 Workshop: Business Models for Artists

 

PAULA FRASZ

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable discussion: Starting/Running Performing Arts

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Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM                Panel: Auditions with Mock Audition Opportunity

 

DIONNA GRIFFIN-IRONS

Friday             Opening         1:00-2:20 PM              Opening Keynote

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM              Meet the Keynote

 

DAWN GRAY

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM              Panel: Contracts & Gigs

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable discussion: Working w/ Talent Agency

 

MIKE GROSSO

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM              Panel: So You Want to be an Author?

 

NICOLE HREN

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM           My Life in Dance

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM           One-On-One Mentoring

 

SUE KOCH

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM              Roundtable discussion: Social Media Marketing

 

SHERYL KOSOVSKI

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM              The Pricing Formula

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM             Panel: The Diversified Life

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            Planning for Your Financial Success

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM                One-On-One Mentoring

 

KATE KRAMER

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM                Artists Write to Work

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM              Faculty Panel: Best Practices

 

DANIEL LEVY

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM              My Life in the Arts

Friday             Session 3&4  8:30-9:00 PM            Workshop: The Teaching Artist Survival Guide

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM           One-On-One Mentoring

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM               Workshop: The Teaching Artist Survival Guide

 

KEVIN LUTHARDT

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM           Panel: The Diversified Life

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM           My Life as an Author

Saturday        Session 7       1:15-2:00 PM               Roundtable discussion: Book Illustration

Saturday        Session 8       2:15-3:00 PM              One-On-One Mentoring

 

ELAINE LUTHER

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM              Panel: 1st Steps for Starting an Artistic Business

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable discussion: Art Fair Specifics

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            Panel: The Diversified Life

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM            Forgo Grant Funding and Make Your Project Happen!

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM               One-On-One Mentoring

 

JOHN MADORMO

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM              Panel: So You Want to be an Author?

 

SHELBY MATICIC

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable discussion: Non-Profits

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-2:45 PM                 Workshop: Business Models for Artists

 

LISA MCCLOWRY

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM              My Life in Music

Friday             Session 3       7:00 -8:00 PM            Panel: Contracts & Gigs

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable discussion: Women & the Performing Arts

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM            Panel: Marketing & PR Generation

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM                One-On-One Mentoring

 

JOHN MCDAVITT

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM              Panel: Finding & Working with Clients

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM             Roundtable: Package Design

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM           My Life in the Visual Arts

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM               One-On-One Mentoring

 

RYAN MEEGAN

Saturday        Lunch              11:45-1:00 PM           Pitch Competition Judging

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM              Inside the Shark Tank (Large roundtable discussion)

 

JANET NOLAN

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM              Panel: So You Want to be an Author?

 

LIEUTENANT NORALS IV

Friday             Session 1       2:30-2:30 PM              Panel: 1st Steps for Starting an Artistic Business

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM            Panel: Creating an Effective Portfolio

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM             Roundtable: Creating Proposals

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM           Panel: Freelance

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM           Panel: Finding & Working with Clients

 

JEFFREY NYTCH

Friday             Session 3&4  7:00-9:00 PM             Workshop: The Entrepreneurial Artist

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            Faculty Panel: State of Arts Entrepreneurship

 

JAMIE O’NEIL

Friday             Late Nights    9:00-11:00 PM            Electroskip

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            Faculty Panel: State of Arts Entrepreneurship

 

SCOTT PALMER

Saturday        Lunch              11:45-1:00 PM           Pitch Competition Judging

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM              Inside the Shark Tank (Large roundtable discussion)

 

PATRICE PERKINS

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM              Roundtable discussion: Legal Issues for Emerging Creatives

 

GRETA POPE

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM              Panel: 1st Steps in Starting an Artistic Business

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM             Roundtable: Self-Producing a Concert

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM           Panel: 1st Steps in Starting an Artistic Business

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-2:30 PM                One-On-One Mentoring

Saturday        Closing           3:10-4:00 PM             Mini Top Tips Keynote

 

NORA RENICK-RINEHART

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM             Panel: The Diversified Life

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable: Crowdfunding

 

ISABELLE RIZO

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM              Using Social Media, Technology and Art to Make a Living

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM             Roundtable: Blogging

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM           Panel: Marketing & PR Generation

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM               One-On-One Mentoring

Saturday        Closing           3:10-4:00 PM             Mini Top Tips Keynote

 

BRENT ROLLAND

Friday              Session 2         3:45-4:45 PM               My Life in the Media Arts

Friday              Session 3         7:00-8:00 PM             Panel: The Diversified Life

Friday              Session 4         8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable: Event producer and artist

 

CATHERINE ROSS

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM              Panel: Freelance

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable: Community Involvement

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            My Life in the Arts

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM          Panel: Marketing & PR Generation

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM              One-On-One Mentoring

 

JEFFREY ROSS

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM              Panel: Freelance

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM            Panel: Portfolios

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM             Roundtable: Community Involvement

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM           My Life in the Arts

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM               One-On-One Mentoring

Saturday        Closing           3:10-4:00 PM             Mini Top Tips Keynote

 

ELIZABETH RUSSELL

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM              Copyright

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM             Panel: Contracts & Gigs

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            Trademark

Saturday        Session 7       1:15-2:00 PM                Roundtable: Legal Issues in Music

 

BRANDY R. SALES

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM               My Life in the Media Arts

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable: Community vs. Commercial

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM            Panel: Finding & Working with Clients

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-2:15 PM                 One-On-One Mentoring

Saturday        Closing          3:10-4:00 PM              Mini Top Tips Keynote

 

TOM SHARPE

Friday             Dinner            5:00-6:45 PM              Keynote

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM              Meet & Greet

 

CARIN SILKAITIS

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM              Panel: Contracts & Gigs

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM               Roundtable: Breaking into Chicago Theater

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM                 Panel: Auditions w/ Mock Auditions

 

KRISTINA SPRINGER

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM              Panel: So You Want to be an Author?

 

ANDREA SRESHTA, Co-Founder of LuminAID

Saturday        Lunch              11:45-1:00 PM                        Pitch Competition Judging

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM              Inside the Shark Tank (Large roundtable discussion)

 

MARE SWALLOW

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM              The Do’s & Don’ts of Landing Work

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable: Creating Your Artist Resume

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM           One-On-One Mentoring

Saturday        Session 7       1:15-3:00 PM               Roundtable(s): How to Speak about Yourself

 

STACY TUSCHL

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM               My Life in the Performing Arts

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM             Goal Setting: An Imperative for Successful Business

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable: Starting / Running Performing Arts Center

 

GARY VAUGHAN

Friday             Session 2       3:45-4:45 PM                Financial Literacy – Profit & Loss

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM              Faculty Panel: Best Practices

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM             Financial Literacy – Balance Sheet

Saturday        Lunch              11:45-1:00 PM              Pitch Competition Judge

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:00-3:00 PM               Pitch Contestant Mentoring

 

TONY VENEZIA

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM               Panel: Freelance

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            Panel: Freelance

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM                One-On-One Mentoring

 

MIKE VENY

Friday             Session 1       2:30-3:30 PM              Making Money from the Education Market

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM              Roundtable: Time Management

Friday             Late Night      9:00-11:00 PM            Drum Circle

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            Panel: 1st Steps for Starting an Artistic Business

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM            Panel: How to Find & Work with Clients

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-2:30 PM                 One-On-One Mentoring

Saturday        Closing           3:10-4:00 PM              Mini Top Tips Keynote

 

AMANDA VOLTZ

Saturday        Session 5       9:30-10:30 AM            One-On-One Mentoring

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM                 Roundtable(s): Juried Art Show / Gallery Work

 

MICHAEL WURSTER

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM              Workshop: Painting the Picture; Sales without Selling

 

ANDREW YOUNG

Friday             Session 3       7:00-8:00 PM              Panel: Creating an Effective Portfolio

Friday             Session 4       8:15-9:00 PM               Roundtable: Publishing your Art

Saturday        Session 6       10:45-11:45 AM             My Life in the Visual Arts

Saturday        Session 7&8  1:15-3:00 PM                 One-On-One Mentoring